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Oct 22, 2012 5:00pm PDT
left off the deadly attack on the u.s. consulate in benghazi, libya. they will also debate questions about iran, ending the war in afghanistan and the u.s. economic relationship with china. polls show the economy is by far the most important issue to voters. so both candidates are also expected to bring it up in their foreign policy answers. and for more perspective we bring in cbs 5 political analyst joe tuman. joe, welcome. >> yes. >> reporter: let's talk about the format. the desk is small. >> we call this a roundtable format that creates the illusion of people sitting around the table having an informal conversation, a little less pressure and hopefully they can get into more detail. >> they will be encouraged to talk to each other. >> and to the moderator and look as if you're watching people sitting around a table having coffee and chewing the fat as it were even though it's up on a stage. so that's an illusion. that's what we'll see when we see it on tv. >> tens of millions of people watching. one thing always gets a lot of attention in a debate. >> when governor romney was as
CBS
Oct 9, 2012 5:00pm PDT
. we'll be right back. today, u.s. attorneys met ie bay area to warn a group tha >>> investment fraud is rising at an alarming rate. today u.s. attorneys met in the bay area to warn a group that's most vulnerable. cbs 5 consumerwatch reporter julie watts explains why seniors are the target this time. >>> reporter: >> i heard we can make 10% a month if it's too good to be true, it usually is. >> reporter: but jim and shirley peterson ignored their instincts because they implicitly trusted the people urging them to invest in a sure fire deal. >> they were our friends our best friends. and the main thing was, we had an insurance policy by the california bar association. >> and they said the principal was insured, you know. >> so we couldn't lose. >> reporter: or so they thought. >> your best friends can get you into a lot of trouble. >> reporter: the petersons, who once fancied themselves financially savvy, are now sharing their story. >> they showed us their books. >> reporter: because they believe that if it could happen to them, investor fraud could happen to anyone. >> in the last 18
CBS
Oct 24, 2012 5:00pm PDT
this guy elect in the u.s. senate. >> reporter: a romney spokesman says governor romney disagrees with richard mourdock and mr. mourdock's comments do not reflect governor romney's views. we disagree on the policy regarding exceptions for rape and incest but still support him. the san francisco republican chair says it is the right move by romney to stand by mourdock but not for this issue. >> i think it's absolutely fine for him to disagree with the candidate he endorses on one issue. i'm the chairman of the republican party and i don't agree with candidates who we endorse on every issue. >> reporter: so while focused on the race for the presidency this could have repercussions for the senate. there are only a handful of seats up for grabs including this one in indiana. it was held by a republican. the democrats currently controlling the senate by six every seat is critical to both sides. i'm grace lee, cbs 5. >>> back on the campaign trail, mitt romney was busy rounding up undecided votes trying it stay on message on the economy. >> the president doesn't understand what it takes
CBS
Oct 18, 2012 5:00pm PDT
somebody in the u.s. dies from oral cancer believe it or not. it's deadly. and it's on the rise. the culprit a strain of hpv, the human papilloma virus. dr. kim explains. >>> reporter: three women met today. >> look at that smile. that's just her smile. >> reporter: but remember a friend they loved and lost. >> the healthiest person i knew. she chose to live well. she just had that love inside her and that inner strength. >> reporter: her name, andrea fisher. at age 25 a few months before she got married, andrea noticed a sore in her mouth that wouldn't go away. the diagnosis? oral cancer. >> you just never felt that she was struggling with anything. she just was always there to give you a smile and support and hug. >> reporter: andrea had treatment, had three children, but the cancer kept coming back. >> a lot of surgeries, and i think that part is just so tough for a mom who is so incredibly strong and healthy and athletic. >> reporter: at 42, andrea died. heavy drinkers and smokers are at high risk for oral cancer. but she was neither. doctors believe andrea's oral cancer was caus
CBS
Oct 5, 2012 5:00pm PDT
, only 68 for concord, san francisco downtown 66, the u.s. mint. livermore 70. san jose 71. santa rosa 69 degrees. let me get you through tonight first because so many of you head out friday night getting up early maybe hitting a garage sale tomorrow morning. san rafael 49, chilly napa 48. fremont 52. mountain view 55. san jose down to 54. fleet week blue angels man are those pilots awesome! weather will be good, not great. partly cloudy skies. there will be clouds and it will be chilly near the bay. 63 degrees. a lot of cloud cover moving in from the south and from the west. this is the upper level low pressure area that's destabilizing the atmosphere and as it does clouds will be more prevalent as we get through the weekend so that low we were talking about yesterday, it's about 50 or 100 miles closer. it's on its way here giving us the onshore flow. and a partly sunny weekend. thankfully, it's knott going to be right over top of us -- it's not going to be right over top of us until monday. saturday and sunday dry, cannot say the same about monday, tuesday and wednesday as upper level l
CBS
Oct 16, 2012 5:00pm PDT
doing enough to secure the come pound, but clinton says when it comes to protecting u.s. diplomats oversea, the buck stops with her. >> i know there's been a lot of attention paid to who said what when. but what happened is more important, we were attacked. everybody in the administration has tried to say what we knew at the time with the caveat that we would learn more. and that's what happened. >> three separate investigations are underway to determine who knew what and when. >>> now back out live to san francisco city hall where mourners are remembering fallen ambassador chris stevens tonight. we are there now. >> reporter: a memorial for the ambassador started at 4:30, at san francisco city hall. it was filled an hour before that. that holds 700 people. they opened up one of the courthouse rooms right next door and began a televised feed in that room for the overflow crowd. people continue to come in to listen to the long list of specious that -- list of speakers. the san francisco mayor welcomed the gathering today and said that america has lost a true hero. >> we have lost a
CBS
Oct 12, 2012 5:00pm PDT
by keeping costumes out of landfills. >>> the u.s. postal service announced as of january 27, you'll be paying one cent more. the first class stamp will now cost 33 cents a forever stamp 46 and they are introducing a new global forever stamp that allows you to mail a letter anywhere in the world for a dollar ten. now, other prices are also going up. it's one of the few things the post office can do without approval from washington. the usps has been begging for controversial changes like cutting mail delivery on saturday for some time now. for more information go to cbssf.com-consumerwatch and find a list of costume swaps throughout the bay area. >> thank you. >>> all right. roberta, i was just contrasting the way it looked in l.a. for dave lopez and how it looks outside behind us. >> they have some rain showers across southern california, as well. all associated with this same area of low pressure that's been hanging out for days and days and days, and it's finally going to kick out in time for your weekend. good evening, everybody. it's live, it's our cbs 5 weather camera, and we a
CBS
Oct 10, 2012 5:00pm PDT
attack in benghazi, libya. the attack killed the u.s. ambassador to libya and bay area native chris stevens. the state department called the incident a, quote, orchestrated unprecedented terrorist attack. they said there was no indication it was coming. they also denied allegations of inadequate security levels at the compound. >> to start off by saying you had the correct number and our ambassador and three other individuals are dead and people are in the hospital recovering because it only took moments to breach that facility, somehow doesn't seem to ring true to the american people. >> also heard from the formerred had of a 16-member u.s. military team in libya who said benghazi never had the forces needed to protect itself. >>> california senator dianne feinstein says that's obvious based on the amount of damage done in such a short amount of time. she spoke exclusively with cbs 5 reporter phil matier earlier today. >> clearly, the security wasn't adequate. they were able to blow the gate. there was not sufficient force to prevent that. they were able to launch rocket- propelled
CBS
Oct 17, 2012 5:00pm PDT
strong his foundation. >>> last week the u.s. anti- doping agency released the report detailing allegations of widespread performance- enhancing drugs use by armstrong and his teams. >>> multivitamins have the ability to prevent cancer. the new study may have some jumping on the bandwagon and start taking their vitamins but dr. kim takes a closer look. >>> reporter: multivitamins are the most popular dietary supplements in the u.s. a third of all adults pop them daily. >> this adds up to my normal routine and probably under doctor's orders. >> in case i miss something in my regular diet. >> reporter: now a new study shows how the long-term use of a daily multivitamin may do more than better a bad diet. it may reduce the risk of cancer in older healthy man. >> it's an interesting study. >> reporter: the senior research scientist with california pacific medical center says there are caveats. >> people with family histories cancer do not seem to benefit from taking a multivitamin. >> reporter: another caveat, the benefit is modest only 8%. if you want to reduce your risk 20 to 30%,
CBS
Oct 8, 2012 5:00pm PDT
about forecasts for a weak season for u.s. corporate earnings. the dow lost 27 points closing in at 13,5 84. the nasdaq gave up 24 and the s&p 500 fell five points. >>> a lot of people respond to low cost offers that turn out to be anything but. cbs 5 consumerwatch reporter julie watts takes a look at a duct cleaning deal that costs the consumer a whole lot more than she expected. >>> reporter: >> they drilled a hole up here and inserted a uv live. >> reporter: but elizabeth danner is still in the dark about how it got there. last month after receiving phone solicitations from a company called advanced air care, she hired them to clean the air ducts in her mother's home. she expected it would cost about $60. >> she said unlimited vents for $59.95. >> reporter: instead her elderly mother got a bill for more than $1,500. >> i was speechless. she was overwhelmed. she said they were talking too fast and doing things as they talked. >> reporter: the figures on the bill are illegible but looks like they include treatments and dryer vent cleaning and an extra $650 for that uv light. >> he
CBS
Oct 15, 2012 5:00pm PDT
francisco. looking for witnesses and calling it a double homicide. >> former u.s. senator george mitchell will over see talks about the pipeline fire. he'll mediate negotiations between pg ande the state the city of san bruno and others. the 2010 explosion. it's an internationally respected mediator and nobel peace prize nominee. he led the effort into major league baseball's steroid investigation. >>> fans are packing at&t park for game two between the giants and the cardinals. mike sugar man talked to fans from both sides. even one who's changed allegiances. mike tell me about this guy. >> it happened. giants down one nothing. it's do or i.d. no die. you could lose three and come back and win four. who knows. but there are two sides to every story. >> in a sea of orange and black there is red. >> i did 28 years in st. louis. i've been here since 69. he talks about his time there like a prison term. bloom saloon i new it as the cardinals bar but it's been a while since i was there. >> it's good to see you after 25 years. we did this in 1987. it was the only cardinals bar in the area. no
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